Result
1st Test, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa at Durban, Feb 13-16 2019
235 & 259
(85.3 ov, target 304)
191 & 304/9
Sri Lanka won by 1 wicket
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AK Markram  b MVT Fernando1127401040.74
D Elgar c †Dickwella b MVT Fernando047000.00
HM Amla c Mendis b Lakmal310230030.00
T Bavuma run out (MVT Fernando)47661177071.21
F du Plessis (c)c †Dickwella b Rajitha3554805064.81
Q de Kock c MVT Fernando b Rajitha80941748185.10
VD Philander c & b Rajitha422400018.18
KA Maharaj c †Dickwella b MVT Fernando2935374082.85
K Rabada c BOP Fernando b MVT Fernando316190018.75
DW Steyn  b Embuldeniya1526302057.69
D Olivier not out0613000.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2)8
TOTAL(59.4 Ov, RR: 3.93, 295 Mts)235
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Dean Elgar, 1.4 ov), 2-9 (Hashim Amla, 6.1 ov), 3-17 (Aiden Markram, 7.4 ov), 4-89 (Faf du Plessis, 24.2 ov), 5-110 (Temba Bavuma, 29.2 ov), 6-131 (Vernon Philander, 37.4 ov), 7-178 (Keshav Maharaj, 45.6 ov), 8-186 (Kagiso Rabada, 49.6 ov), 9-219 (Dale Steyn, 56.4 ov), 10-235 (Quinton de Kock, 59.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RAS Lakmal1432912.0700
MVT Fernando1716243.6400
CAK Rajitha14.406834.6302
FDM Karunaratne30903.0000
L Embuldeniya1015115.1000
BOP Fernando1010010.0000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FDM Karunaratne (c)lbw b Philander3059873050.84
HDRL Thirimanne c †de Kock b Steyn01527000.00
BOP Fernando lbw b Steyn1942462045.23
BKG Mendis c du Plessis b Philander1224433050.00
MDKJ Perera c sub (Zubayr Hamza) b Steyn51631227180.95
N Dickwella c Steyn b Olivier812201066.66
DM de Silva c Olivier b Rabada2333413169.69
RAS Lakmal c Markram b Steyn4660066.66
L Embuldeniya c Steyn b Rabada2463944038.09
CAK Rajitha run out (Markram)1230540040.00
MVT Fernando not out19160011.11
Extras(b 3, lb 3, w 1)7
TOTAL(59.2 Ov, RR: 3.21, 283 Mts)191
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 6.4 ov), 2-51 (Oshada Fernando, 18.2 ov), 3-53 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 19.6 ov), 4-76 (Kusal Mendis, 25.4 ov), 5-90 (Niroshan Dickwella, 29.2 ov), 6-133 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 38.5 ov), 7-142 (Suranga Lakmal, 40.1 ov), 8-152 (Kusal Perera, 44.3 ov), 9-184 (Kasun Rajitha, 55.3 ov), 10-191 (Lasith Embuldeniya, 59.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn2074842.4000
VD Philander1023223.2000
K Rabada12.224823.8900
D Olivier1323612.7610
KA Maharaj301605.3300
D Elgar10505.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Elgar c & b Embuldeniya35701345050.00
AK Markram c Mendis b Rajitha2831443090.32
HM Amla c Thirimanne b MVT Fernando1635432045.71
T Bavuma lbw b Embuldeniya316140018.75
F du Plessis (c)lbw b MVT Fernando9018224411049.45
Q de Kock lbw b Embuldeniya55621126088.70
VD Philander  b Embuldeniya1854841033.33
KA Maharaj  b MVT Fernando413220030.76
K Rabada c †Dickwella b Embuldeniya024000.00
DW Steyn  b MVT Fernando16120016.66
D Olivier not out2780028.57
Extras(lb 2, nb 3, w 2)7
TOTAL(79.1 Ov, RR: 3.27, 359 Mts)259
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Aiden Markram, 9.6 ov), 2-70 (Hashim Amla, 19.1 ov), 3-77 (Temba Bavuma, 22.2 ov), 4-95 (Dean Elgar, 28.6 ov), 5-191 (Quinton de Kock, 52.6 ov), 6-251 (Vernon Philander, 72.4 ov), 7-255 (Faf du Plessis, 75.6 ov), 8-256 (Kagiso Rabada, 76.4 ov), 9-256 (Keshav Maharaj, 77.2 ov), 10-259 (Dale Steyn, 79.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RAS Lakmal2055202.6010
MVT Fernando17.127144.1310
CAK Rajitha1315414.1502
L Embuldeniya2636652.5301
DM de Silva20804.0000
BOP Fernando10606.0000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 304 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FDM Karunaratne (c)lbw b Philander2047712042.55
HDRL Thirimanne c du Plessis b Rabada2151663041.17
BOP Fernando c du Plessis b Steyn3776955048.68
BKG Mendis c †de Kock b Olivier0811000.00
MDKJ Perera not out15320030912576.50
N Dickwella c & b Steyn022000.00
DM de Silva lbw b Maharaj48791156060.75
RAS Lakmal c du Plessis b Maharaj011000.00
L Embuldeniya c Markram b Olivier412170033.33
CAK Rajitha lbw b Maharaj110180010.00
MVT Fernando not out627730022.22
Extras(lb 13, w 1)14
TOTAL(85.3 Ov, RR: 3.55, 394 Mts)304/9
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 15.5 ov), 2-42 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 16.3 ov), 3-52 (Kusal Mendis, 18.5 ov), 4-110 (Oshada Fernando, 37.2 ov), 5-110 (Niroshan Dickwella, 37.4 ov), 6-206 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 63.1 ov), 7-206 (Suranga Lakmal, 63.2 ov), 8-215 (Lasith Embuldeniya, 66.5 ov), 9-226 (Kasun Rajitha, 69.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn1817123.9400
VD Philander831311.6200
KA Maharaj2017133.5500
K Rabada22.339714.3110
D Olivier1633522.1800
AK Markram10404.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Kusal Perera
Series resultSri Lanka led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2347
Season2018/19
Match days13,14,15,16 February 2019 (5-day match)
Test debut
Oshada Fernando
Lasith Embuldeniya
Umpires
Richard Kettleborough
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Ian Gould
Reserve Umpire
Adrian Holdstock
Match Referee
Sir Richie Richardson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 13 Feb - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 49/1 (FDM Karunaratne 28*, BOP Fernando 17*, 16 ov)
Thu, 14 Feb - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 126/4 (F du Plessis 25*, Q de Kock 15*, 37 ov)
Fri, 15 Feb - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 83/3 (BOP Fernando 28*, MDKJ Perera 12*, 28 ov)
Sat, 16 Feb - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 304/9 (85.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 33.1 overs (199 balls), Extras 7
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 97 balls (BOP Fernando 26, MDKJ Perera 21, Ex 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 127/5 in 42.0 overs (MDKJ Perera 41, DM de Silva 1)
  • MDKJ Perera: 50 off 75 balls (7 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 48.1 overs (289 balls), Extras 7
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (MDKJ Perera 29, DM de Silva 23, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 166/5 in 55.0 overs (MDKJ Perera 56, DM de Silva 25)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 62.1 overs (373 balls), Extras 9
  • Over 63.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - DM de Silva (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 221/8 in 69.0 overs (MDKJ Perera 81, CAK Rajitha 1)
  • Over 69.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - CAK Rajitha (Struck down)
  • MDKJ Perera: 100 off 146 balls (10 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 76.2 overs (458 balls), Extras 9
  • Second new ball taken at 80.5 overs
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (MDKJ Perera 47, MVT Fernando 5, Ex 3)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 85.2 overs (512 balls), Extras 14
  • MDKJ Perera: 150 off 200 balls (12 x 4, 5 x 6)
  • day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 304/9 (85.3 ov) - end of match
Day 3
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (F du Plessis 15, Q de Kock 34, Ex 2)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 43.1 overs (260 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 180/4 in 48.3 overs (F du Plessis 46, Q de Kock 47)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 56 balls (6 x 4)
  • Over 52.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - Q de Kock (Struck down)
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 108 balls (7 x 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 57.6 overs (351 balls), Extras 6
  • Lunch: South Africa - 227/5 in 63.0 overs (F du Plessis 72, VD Philander 12)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 91 balls (F du Plessis 34, VD Philander 15, Ex 2)
  • Over 69.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 72.1 overs (436 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: South Africa - 255/7 in 76.0 overs (KA Maharaj 3)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 259/10 in 79.1 overs (D Olivier 2)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 28/0 in 8.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 11, HDRL Thirimanne 17)
  • Over 14.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Struck down)
  • Over 16.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Umpires Call)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 17.5 overs (107 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 73/3 in 25.0 overs (BOP Fernando 24, MDKJ Perera 6)
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 83/3 in 28.0 overs (BOP Fernando 28, MDKJ Perera 12)
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 83/3 in 28.0 overs (BOP Fernando 28, MDKJ Perera 12)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 83/3 in 28.0 overs (BOP Fernando 28, MDKJ Perera 12)
  • day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 83/3 (BOP Fernando 28*, MDKJ Perera 12*, 28 ov)
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 16.1 overs (97 balls), Extras 4
  • Over 19.5: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Struck down)
  • Over 19.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Umpires Call)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 80/4 in 27.0 overs (MDKJ Perera 15, N Dickwella 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 31.3 overs (189 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 133/6 in 38.5 overs (MDKJ Perera 37)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 42.6 overs (258 balls), Extras 5
  • MDKJ Perera: 50 off 60 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 178/8 in 52.0 overs (L Embuldeniya 17, CAK Rajitha 9)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 191/10 in 59.2 overs (MVT Fernando 1)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 12.5 overs (77 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: South Africa - 50/1 in 13.0 overs (D Elgar 18, HM Amla 3)
  • Over 22.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - T Bavuma (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 94/3 in 27.0 overs (D Elgar 35, F du Plessis 10)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 30.6 overs (186 balls), Extras 2
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 126/4 in 37.0 overs (F du Plessis 25, Q de Kock 15)
  • day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 126/4 (F du Plessis 25*, Q de Kock 15*, 37 ov)
Day 1
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 28/3 in 12.0 overs (T Bavuma 4, F du Plessis 9)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 16.4 overs (100 balls), Extras 1
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 81 balls (T Bavuma 23, F du Plessis 26, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 89/4 in 24.2 overs (T Bavuma 38)
  • Over 24.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Upheld)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 25.4 overs (155 balls), Extras 6
  • Over 26.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - Q de Kock (Upheld)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 129/5 in 36.0 overs (Q de Kock 23, VD Philander 4)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 41.1 overs (249 balls), Extras 7
  • Over 45.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - KA Maharaj (Struck down)
  • Tea: South Africa - 181/7 in 48.0 overs (Q de Kock 44, K Rabada 1)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 71 balls (4 x 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 52.3 overs (317 balls), Extras 7
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 235/10 in 59.4 overs (D Olivier 0)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 49/1 in 16.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 28, BOP Fernando 17)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 49/1 in 16.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 28, BOP Fernando 17)
  • day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 49/1 (FDM Karunaratne 28*, BOP Fernando 17*, 16 ov)